Welcome to Year 3!


Welcome to the Spring Term!

The teachers in Year 3 are:

Mrs Hesketh - Mon/Tues/Weds

Mrs Wilkie - Thurs/Fri

P.E. sessions will be on a Wednesday and a Thursday.

Please ensure that your child has suitable kit for both indoor and outdoor activities.

Half term topic

Ancient Egypt


Spellings will be tested every Friday. Spellings to learn for the following week will be in your child's spelling book.


Home reading books can be changed whenever is appropriate for your child, once they are in school we will aim to change it as soon as possible.


Birchfield Primary School follows the maths scheme provided by the White Rose Maths Hub. 

Further support

The White Rose Maths Hub also work alongside diagnostic questions which provides a range of online questions and activities to promote problem solving and reasoning. 

Click here for the link to Diagnostic questions website.

Click here for the link to Nrich.

Click here for TTRockstars.






In our topic lessons we have been learning about why and how the Ancient Egyptians mummified people. We role-played a mummification and then wrote our own instructions for a new embalmer.